Director Bruce Wright

Bruce Munro Wright is the local managing partner of MLT Aikins, Western Canada’s Law Firm, where he has a securities, M&A and business law practice. He is a graduate of U of T (B.Comm), Osgoode Hall (LLB) and London Business School (MBA), with an ICD.D from the Institute of Canadian Directors.

Bruce is active in the Vancouver arts sector. Locally, he has supported Early Music Vancouver, Ballet BC, the Contemporary Art Gallery, the Vancouver Symphony and the Vancouver Chamber Choir, among others arts institutions, as trustee or assisting in development activities. He’s held a number of senior roles including, Chair of the Vancouver Art Gallery (2012-2015), and Chair of the Vancouver Opera and its Foundation, and is the current President of Health Arts Society. On the national front, he is the incoming Chair of Frontier College and serves on the Trustees Forum of Opera America.

Bruce has a background in music performance, with ARCTs in piano and French horn. He is an ardent supporter of the BC arts scene, and young performers and visual artists. He is also an avid art collector and is often involved as a panelist, adjudicator or committee member in various arts related forums.